Veterinary Technician Jobs in Grafton, MA

Administer diagnostic tests and assist veterinarians. Veterinary technicians observe and monitor animal health, collect samples for analysis, run laboratory tests, and continually update patient records. They also aid veterinarians during a variety of procedures by preparing animals for surgery, restraining pets as necessary, and delivering anesthesia.

Veterinary technicians usually work with small domestic animals, such as cats and dogs. These technicians often need to communicate with pet owners and educate them on future care as well as medication procedures. Thus, interpersonal skills are important for this profession.

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Charles River Labs - Shrewsbury, MA (6 miles from Grafton, MA)
Job Requirements The following are minimum requirements related to the Veterinary Technician I position....
20 hours ago
Charles River Laboratories - Shrewsbury, MA (6 miles from Grafton, MA)
Job Requirements The following are minimum requirements related to the Veterinary Technician I position....
20 hours ago
VCA Lancaster Animal Hospital - Lancaster, MA (18 miles from Grafton, MA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture Catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia monitoring Physical examinations and patient assessment Surgical preparation...
2 days ago
Healthy Paws Vet Center - Westborough, MA (5 miles from Grafton, MA)
Duties include but are not limited to: animal restraint, giving SQ, IM & IV injections, drawing blood, taking radiographs, placing IV catheters, monitoring surgical patients, maintaining organization...
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21 hours ago Healthy Paws Vet Center
VCA Lancaster Animal Hospital - Lancaster, MA 01523, MA (18 miles from Grafton, MA)
We are seeking an experienced full time Client Service Representative to join our 4 1/2 doctor, AAHA accredited, fast paced hospital in Lancaster, MA. We have a unique culture in our hospital that...
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3 days ago VCA Lancaster Animal Hospital
Tufts University - Grafton, MA
Credentialed as a Certified Veterinary Technician. Advanced education and experience with Veterinary Technician Specialist. Advanced education and experience in anesthesia or oncology....
1 day ago
Ethos Veterinary Health - Natick, MA (17 miles from Grafton, MA)
Boston West Veterinary Emergency and Specialty located in Natick, MA, has a Full -Time opening for a highly motivated and experienced Overnight Veterinary Technician to join our team. $1000 sign on...
3 hours ago
Tufts University - Grafton, MA
Credentialed as a Certified Veterinary Technician Exotic animal handling skills desirable....
2 hours ago
Tufts University - Grafton, MA
Veterinary Technician - Large Animal Float - (21001123) Description The Hospital for Large Animals provides high-quality medical/surgical care to inpatient, outpatient and critical/emergency large animal...
2 days ago
VCA Lancaster Animal Hospital - Lancaster, MA 01523, MA (18 miles from Grafton, MA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture Catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia monitoring Physical examinations and patient assessment Surgical preparation...
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3 days ago VCA Lancaster Animal Hospital
VCA Antech, Inc. - Worcester, MA (7 miles from Grafton, MA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture catheter placement radiology anesthesia monitoring physical examinations and patient assessment surgical preparation...
2 hours ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Uxbridge, MA (9 miles from Grafton, MA)
Job Description: We are seeking an experienced Full Time Veterinary Technician to join our team....
2 hours ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Sterling, MA (17 miles from Grafton, MA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture catheter placement radiology anesthesia monitoring physical examinations and patient assessment surgical preparation...
2 hours ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Northborough, MA (9 miles from Grafton, MA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture catheter placement radiology anesthesia monitoring physical examinations and patient assessment surgical preparation...
3 days ago
Charles River Laboratories - Shrewsbury, MA (6 miles from Grafton, MA)
Technician Education and Training Activities or equivalent program in veterinary technolog....
8 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Grafton, MA

This is the average annual salary for Veterinary Technician jobs in Grafton, MA as reported by the BLS.

$40,170

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Grafton, MA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (9.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.7%)
  • Master's Degree (3.4%)
  • Some College (3.0%)
  • Some High School (1.6%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinary Technicians in Grafton, MA
  • Less than 1 year (44.9%)
  • None (21.2%)
  • 2-4 years (16.0%)
  • 1-2 years (13.9%)
  • 4-6 years (4.0%)

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